OFFICE OF THE PUBLIC ADVOCATE AND SOUTH AUSTRALIAN CIVIL AND ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNAL

$8.2m OVER 4 YEARS

Additional resources to address the ongoing increase in guardianship and administration orders to comply with NDIS safeguarding requirements, and to manage increased requirements and activity levels for the authorisation and administration of restrictive practices.

DISABILITY ACCESS AND INCLUSION DIRECTORATE

$4.7m OVER 4 YEARS

Continued operation of the disability access and inclusion directorate providing strategic leadership, management and expert advice to inform the national disability agenda.

SAFEGUARDING SMARTPHONE APP

$500 000 IN 2021-22

Development of a safeguarding smartphone app for people living with disabilities and their supporters. The app will have functions that can connect people to a community volunteer or seek a check on an individual’s wellbeing.

TELEPHONE VOTING

$150 000 IN 2021-22

Implement telephone voting for South Australian electors living with disability and electors who reside overseas.


STRATEGIES TO REDUCE THE RATE OF ABORIGINAL REOFFENDING AND OVER REPRESENTATION IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM

$10m OVER 4 YEARS

Programs to support additional participants to complete the Violence Prevention Program for Aboriginal Men, and Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Program for Aboriginal Men.

COMMISSIONER FOR ABORIGINAL CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

$4.2m OVER 4 YEARS

Additional funding to support the establishment of the position of Commissioner for Aboriginal Children and Young People. The position will have the same legislative powers as the Commissioner for Children and Young People.

NEW ABORIGINAL ENGAGEMENT REFORM MODEL

$2.9m OVER 4 YEARS

A new Aboriginal Engagement Reform model that includes the creation of an elected Aboriginal Engagement Body to ensure that Aboriginal voices are better represented in government decision-making.

ABORIGINAL JUSTICE ADVOCACY SERVICE

$933 000 OVER 4 YEARS

Increased resources to the Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement to deliver an Aboriginal justice advocacy service in South Australia.

NOT FOR PROFITS CONTRACTS

The commitment to 2.5% indexation for eligible not for profit community service providers has been extended for 4 years.